(Leland) Dale Ingle
Leland “Dale” Ingle
February 29, 1924 – December 31, 2013
Ollie, Iowa | age 89
Leland “Dale” Ingle, age 89, of Ollie, entered into rest at 12:25 AM, December 31, 2013 at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics following a brief illness. Dale was born February 29, 1924, in a log cabin northwest of Ollie to Mart and Ella McWilliams Ingle.
Dale was a graduate of Ollie High School with the class of 1941. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1943 and served a year overseas near Japan. After his discharge in 1946, he met Evelyn Ruth Shipley of Delta. They were married April 18, 1948. Evelyn preceded him in death March 13, 2010 after almost 62 years of marriage. Dale farmed his entire life in the Ollie area.
Dale was a 50+ year member of the Masons, KAABA Shrine, 32 degree KCCH Consistary, Eastern Star, served on the Pekin School Board for many years, was a Jackson Township Trustee, and a member of the Ollie Baptist Church.
Dale is survived by his three sons; Jim & Ruth Ingle of West Des Moines, Jack & Dondra Ingle of Ollie, and Marty Ingle of Ottumwa, six grandchildren, and five great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Evelyn, two brothers and one sister.
Visitation will be held Friday, January 3, from 5:00 until 7:00 PM at the Fremont Funeral Chapel followed by a Masonic service beginning at 7:00 PM. Friday at the funeral chapel.
Funeral services will be Saturday, January 4, 2014, at 10:00 AM in the Ollie Baptist Church, with Rev. Carla Nelson officiating.
Military honors will be provided by Richland American Legion Post #504.
Burial will follow in Rock Creek Cemetery near Ollie.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made in his name to either the Ollie Baptist Church or the Sigourney Care Center.